Homosexuality not a disorder: Activist to SC
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Last Updated: Thursday, March 15, 2012, 18:15
  
New Delhi: Homosexuality is not a mental and psychological disorder and it is a normal form of sexuality, gay rights activists argued before the Supreme Court today while pleading for decriminalization of gay sex.

They told a bench of justices G S Singhvi and S J Mukhopadhaya that decriminalization of homosexuality would remove the stigma on them.

New Delhi: Homosexuality is not a mental and psychological disorder and it is a normal form of sexuality, gay rights activists argued before the Supreme Court today while pleading for decriminalization of gay sex.

They told a bench of justices G S Singhvi and S J Mukhopadhaya that decriminalization of homosexuality would remove the stigma on them.

The bench also observed that the concept of morality has changed with the passage of time and noted that it has now-a-days become normal for a person to be in multiple relationships which was earlier considered immoral.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, March 15, 2012, 18:15


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